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Brocade

White satin ground on which is a powder of symmetrically arranged conventional flowers and leaves of pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Dimensions

Height x width (a): 14 5/16 x 9 5/8 in. (36.3 x 24.5 cm) Height x width (b): 10 5/8 x 8 7/16 in. (27 x 21.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.919a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles